Coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic threatens to plunge the global economy into a recession or worse. PIIE scholars assess the economic outlook, possible approaches to reverse the downturn, and the factors—including trade protection—that have worsened the situation.

Recent Content

Upcoming Streaming Event

Anabel González (PIIE), Mari Elka Pangestu (World Bank) and Carlos Primo Braga (Fundacao Dom Cabral, Brazil)

May 20, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

May 7, 2021
PIIE Chart

Julia Anderson (Bruegel), Francesco Papadia (Bruegel) and Nicolas Véron (PIIE)

April 21, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch
April 16, 2021
Past Event

Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Gita Gopinath (Chief Economist and Director of Research Department, International Monetary Fund) and Peter Orszag (CEO, Financial Advisory Lazard; PIIE Board Member)

April 13, 2021
Working Paper

Julia Anderson (Bruegel), Francesco Papadia (Bruegel) and Nicolas Véron (PIIE)

April 2021